Welcome to Reception!
Welcome to Year R!
Croeso i Ddosbarth R
Teacher: Mrs L. Massey
Teaching Assistants: Mrs S. Desmond, Mrs J. Yorkshire & Mrs A. Wright
PPA Teacher: Miss G. Crowther
Class Size: 30
Autumn Topic: All About Me/Light and Dark
Spring Topic: Wales now and then...cold and hot
Star of the Week/Seren Yr Wythnos: TBA
Mathematician of the Week: TBA
Reader of the Week: TBA
Handwriting of the Week: TBA
THIS WEEK'S LEARNING
Maths - use 1p coins to pay for items up to 10p (subtraction)/measuring feet
Literacy - Dinosaurs - making leaflets and books for our gift shop
RE - Growing - signs of Spring, Lent/Easter
Topic - Wales then and now...cold and hot
Welsh - Ble rwyt ti'n byw (Where do you live?)
Wales then and now...cold and hot
Our topic looks through the climates of Wales over history and how this has shaped the land we know. We look at cold places - Arctic and Antarctic - and how the extreme cold weather determines the landscape and wildlife. We will then look at the hotter climates of Wales in the past when dinosaurs roamed our valleys!
Reading - daily reading of PM reader alongside a variety of 'real' books. Don't forget to write positive comments in the children's pupil planner.
Phonics - blending known sounds to make words.
Spellings - see keyword list given in September, plus phonic blends as indicated in the homework letter.
Mathematics - counting up to 20, forwards and backwards